With the passage of time and passage from one place to another, the family who came before us, weaves a story that is rich with history. Pieces of our family's story resides in us and tells us who we are.
Peggy Baldwin, Family Passages genealogist, has facilitated a writing group for more than 10 years at the Genealogical Forum of Oregon. In the past Peggy facilitated an annual writing contest and in coordinated the editorial team of the Genealogical Forum of Oregon's quarterly Bulletin (2008 - 2000)
- "Writing for a Journal: What the Editors Want," Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly December 2006, p. 165-8.
- Lewis Southworth - "A Legacy Beyond the Years," Winner of the Genealogical Forum of Oregon Annual Writing Contest 2006 - Lewis Southworth traveled the Oregon Trail as a slave and carved out a life in the Post-Civil War Oregon Territory.
- "Oregon Trail: Historical Phenomenon," Genealogical Forum of Oregon Bulletin, September 2008, p. 2-7.
- Out and About - "A New Library in Independence, Missouri Dedicated to Genealogy," Genealogical Forum of Oregon Bulletin, September 2008, p. 35-6.
- "Oregon Donation Land Claims,," Genealogical Forum of Oregon Bulletin, December 2012, p. 17-9.
- "Pacific Northwest Indian War Pensions," Genealogical Forum of Oregon Bulletin, June 2013, p. 15-8.